Don't-Miss Game Stories

World of Warcraft: Legion

Blizzard unveils Legion, World of Warcraft's sixth expansion

It's basically Burning Crusade 2.0. Time travel stories are weird. Beta is coming later this year.

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YouTube Gaming preview build now available for Android

You can now watch live streaming and game clips from Google's new Twitch rival.

Dark Souls III

Dark Souls III hands-on preview: Prepare to keep dying, again

We go hands-on with Dark Souls III for an hour to answer the age-old question: "Where do bad folks go when they die?"


Seagate's stylish 2TB Xbox hard drive packs ample room for games, DVR recordings

Need an external hard drive for your Xbox? This one will look really nice next to your console.

Assassin's Creed Syndicate

Assassin's Creed Syndicate hands-on: Top-hats, bobbies, and a bit o' ultraviolence

The ghost of Assassin's Creeds Past comes to haunt us in Victorian London. It's up to Ubisoft to alter these shadows and find something original to say in the tenth game. We go hands-on to see what's changed—and what hasn't.


Windows 10 will fix the Xbox One’s disastrous UI this November

With Windows 10 as the backbone, Microsoft’s game console should get much faster and easier to use.

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Halo coming to Windows 10 in 2016... sort of

Okay, so it's just Halo Wars 2, not a full-fledged Halo game. But still.

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Microsoft to unlock old Gears of War games via new remake

Purchase Gears of War: Ultimate Edition, and Microsoft will unlock the four earlier games in the franchise.


How to watch The International, Valve's gigantic $18 million Dota 2 tourney

This whole e-sports thing just keeps getting bigger.

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Steam gamers already use Windows 10 more than all Linux distros combined

Well that didn't take long. Windows 10's usage among Steam gamers already dwarfs that of all Linux OSes combined.

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Missed Fallout 4's collectors edition? Now you can 3D print your own real-life Pip-Boy

Game maker Bethesda recently sold out of its Pip-Boy edition of Fallout 4. If you missed out you can still get your own Pip-Boy with a little effort.

Into the Stars

Into the Stars preview: Call it Space Oregon Trail, call it FTL, call it Ishmael

"It's like playing FTL, except you fly the ship," said some producer, probably.

Warlords of Draenor

This week in games: Kerbal Space Podracer, World of Warcraft expansion talk, Mafia III, and more

Plus Oculus goes Pixar, Firaxicon details, Endless Space 2, and so much more. This is your gaming news wrap-up for the week of July 27-31.

Nvidia Shield Tablet

88,000 Nvidia Shield tablets recalled due to heat risk

Got Nvidia's 8-inch Shield Tablet? Thinks it's a hot piece of gaming equipment? You don't know the half of it.